With heating bills expected to increase by as much as 54% for some households this winter, many homeowners and renters are eager to find ways to reduce their energy consumption and save money
Fortunately, there are several easy ways to lower your energy usage -- including by setting your thermostat to the right temperature
We'll explain how to configure your programmable thermostat for efficiency this winter and discuss how it makes a difference in your home
We'll also offer a few tips on how to keep your house warm without breaking the bank.
According to the US Department of Energy, it's best to keep your thermostat at 68 degrees Fahrenheit for most of the day during the winter season